Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “Journey to the Table: The Symposium–Or ‘Jesus was a Party Animal!'”

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the Fellowship Hall for
beverages and cookies after the service. Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary.


Susan Barrett, “In thankfulness for spring and new beginnings.”


NEEDLE WORKERS meet Tuesday, May 9, at 10:00 am, in fellowship hall.

GRIEF GROUP meets Wednesday, May 10, at 3:00 p.m., in the office
conference room.

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall.


HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is this Thursday, May 18, from 9-11am, at 2130 E 21st St. N. The Pantry is open on Saturday, May 20, from 9:00-11:30 a.m.

MENS’ LUNCH is Thursday, March 16, at 11:30, at Scotch & Sirloin. The guest speaker is Jim Denham, Diabetes Educator at HCA Wesley Medical Ctr.

YOU ARE INVITED to a graduation and open house for Paul Ellis Jackson. Paul is graduating from Phillips Theological Seminary on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. To be held at First Christian Church, 913 S. Boulder Ave., Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Join Paul as he celebrates his graduation with an open house at Sprucehouse, 206 N. Spruce, Wichita, KS 67214, at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20. Please RSVP to ASAP.

THE VICINAGE COUNCIL for Paul will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. This council is the final step in Paul’s ordination, and our church has invited numerous clergy members from the community to attend. During the vicinage council they will examine Paul’s theology and credentials, and give a final recommendation regarding his fitness for ordination. If you are interested in attending this Vicinage Council, please contact Phil Rhea for details at:

ALL CHURCH POTLUCK in celebration of the ordination of Paul Ellis Jackson. To be held on Sunday, June 11, at 11:30 a.m. immediately following worship in the fellowship hall. Everyone is welcome to stay for Paul’s ordination at 1:00